Tonya Harding Poster

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Ice skater.

Was arrested for beating up her boyfriend electrician Darren Silver. [2000]

A judge ordered that Tonya be evicted from her home for failing to pay the rent. Consequently, she and her dog were forced to live in her Corvette. Tonya said that there were problems with the house. [January 2002]

Daughter of Al Harding (b. ca 1934) and wife, later divorced, Lavona Golden.

Attended Milwaukie High School in Milwaukie, Oregon but didn't graduate.

Asthmatic; used asthma medication between rounds in her boxing match with Paula Jones.

Gave birth to her first child at age 40, a son on February 19, 2011. Child's father is her third husband, Joseph Jens Price.

First American female to land a triple axel, Harding was also the first in the world to notch two triple axels in a single competition, a feat she accomplished at Skate America in 1991.